Moscow, July 11 – AIF-Moscow.
A video of the launch of the Vega launch vehicle with a military satellite of the United Arab Emirates, which ended in failure.
The launch from the Kourou cosmodrome took place the day before at 22:53 (04:43 Thursday, Moscow time). However, a couple of minutes after the launch, there was a serious deviation from the desired trajectory.
The footage shows how the rocket gradually begins to shift from the course.
Earlier, the vice-president of the French company Arianespace Luce Fabregett apologized to the UAE for the failure of the mission and the loss of the Falcon Eye 1 satellite. She promised that the company would understand the causes of the incident and will soon announce them.
Note that this satellite was to be the tenth satellites of the UAE in Earth orbit.
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